André obtained a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering in 2010 from the University of Minho. He started his career as an Industrialization Engineer at Bosch, delivering new industrial facility implementation projects and leading process improvement activities. This was followed by a move to the United Kingdom in 2013 to take on the role of Process Engineer within the Advanced Manufacturing Engineering department at Jaguar Land Rover, undertaking key tasks in Business and Engineering Process Improvement and Design for Manufacturing. In 2017 André enrolled in a Full-Time MBA at Warwick Business School specializing in Entrepreneurship. After this, André joined Aston Martin, taking on multiple roles reporting to VPs and Directors in the field of Transformation, finally leading part of Aston Martin’s Digital Transformation in a large-scale ERP implementation project.
André’s latest challenge is leading a strong and innovative team at DTx Digital Transformation CoLab in Portugal, developing cutting edge solutions in close collaboration with Partners as diverse as Bosch, Embraer or Ikea.